Student Development Committee

Important

For the 2013-2014 academic year, this committee has been replaced by the Student Success and Support Programs Committee.

All Student Development Committee meetings are open to everyone. Participation is encouraged.

College Goal for Student Development Committee

College Goal 3: Develop strategies to increase the proportion of full-time students including learning communities, cohort groups, enhanced facilities, and improved course availability.

List of all College Goals.

Assigned Members 2013-2014

  • Jennifer Harper, Co-Chair
  • Ron Travenick, Co-Chair
  • Frances Fon
  • Faculty (Vacant)
  • JoyDawn Olla
  • Kelly Wilmeth

Meeting Information - Spring 2013

Meetings are open to everyone. Your participation is encouraged. Unless otherwise specified, meetings are in Room 7102, Building 7, first floor, Fremont campus.

  • Wednesday, February 6, 2013, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 6, 2013, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Wednesday, April 3, 2013, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Cancelled Wednesday, April 17, 2013
  • Added Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 11:00am - 12:00pm (joint meeting with Student Services Management Team)
  • Cancelled Wednesday, May 1, 2013
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Contact Jill Rojas for meeting information.

See also the Student Development Committee Meetings Archive.

Groups Reporting to this Committee

(Updated November 1, 2011.)

  • Academic Appeals Committee – A&R appeals – mostly related to registration issues, readmission petitions, student record issues
  • Assessment Committee – currently looking at new technology and assessment materials
  • Financial Aid Advisory Committee – students turned down for financial aid can appeal decision
  • Graduation Committee – deals with all aspects of annual graduation ceremony
  • Integrating College Communications to Students (ICCS) – communication oversight to students over email, by letter, in schedule/catalog – oversees writing standards, overlap of information
  • Matriculation Committee – funding compliance
  • Student Conduct Hearing Board – recommendations for suspension/expulsion go to this group if student doesn't agree with one of these sanctions and requests formal hearing
  • Student Equity

Committee Objectives

  1. Increase from 25% to 40% students enrolled full-time by September, 2009 compared to 2003-04 baseline.
  2. Increase by 15% over Fall 2003 semester to semester retention rates of ESL and basic skills students by September, 2009.
  3. Increase by 7% over Fall 2003 semester to semester retention rates of students taking more than 6.5 credits by September, 2009.

Areas within Student Services

  • Admissions and Records
  • Orientation
  • Placement / Assessment
  • Counseling (advising, goals, skills assessment, Personal Development (PD) classes)
  • Financial Aid
  • Extended Opportunity Programs and Services (EOPS), including Cooperative Agencies Resources for Education (CARE) and CalWORKs
  • Student Activities
  • Disabled Student Program and Services (DSPS)
  • Transfer and Career Services
  • Recruitment
  • Graduation
  • Discipline
  • Student Health Center
  • Tri-Cities One-Stop Career Center
  • International Programs and Services
  • Interpreting and Accommodation Services
  • Workability III